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    The Ship Inn & Hotel

    West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
    011 44 1743 562260
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    Dining (9)
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good22%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (11 reviews)
    “great choice” (4 reviews)
    “great food” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 120 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Ship is a cosy country pub. It has two bars and dinning area. Good ales selection, the ales are changed every week, so you do not know what may come up next. The landlord and staff are all very welcoming and helpful. Sunday lunch...More

    Thank David H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Met with friends at The Ship and was given the warmest of welcomes...took the best seat in the house in front of the roaring fire, which on the cold, damp and foggy night was very much appreciated. Good selection of wine, and lovely food. Stayed...More

    Thank JudithWinchester
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We were having a reunion with a friend from South Africa, over 14 years since last been together. We went to the Ship Inn on a Thursday evening. The pub is warm and welcoming, clean and comfortable. All the staff ( didn't meet the chef...More

    Thank Janet C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Booked 4 rooms for one night and then enjoyed Sunday lunch celebration. Have eaten here many times before and the food is always excellent. Would heartily recommend the roasts especially the rare beef. This time I had the partridge which was superb. The rooms are...More

    Thank Nigel M
    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    Great food and service e at Ship Inn...was a first visit and will definitely be back. Very good choice of menu and desserts were a difficult choice to make. Service was also excellent and staff very helpful.

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    553 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Oborne
    13.6 km
     
    The Pembroke Arms Hotel
    539 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Wilton
    32.4 km
     
    The Crown Inn
    148 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Sturminster Newton
    3.8 km
     
    Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
    408 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
    8.6 km
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$116 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
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    • Dorset >
    • Gillingham
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    Traveller (11)
    Dining (9)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Mary R
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    dogs are welcome in the bar only
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    Room Tips
    "The design made for a comfortable acoustic experience !"
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    "We were in Room 5. Directly over the bar with a beautiful view."
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    "You can ask for a larger bed if that's important to you."
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    "We didn't stay, we just went for dinner"
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